Bill Russell’s iconic jersey number 6 will be retired.

Bill Russell’s iconic jersey number 6 will be retired.

Now No player that enters the NBA will be granted the No. 6 

But 13 players currently wearing 6 number will be allowed to keep it throughout their career.

Portland Trail Blazer's player Keon Johnson is one of them (13 players who wearing no 6) 

Johnson, who was acquired by the Blazers in a midseason trade is only 20 year old

Other players with this jersey is older than Johnson. it means he will be the last player to ever wear No. 6.

Johnson is one of 11 players to ever wear No. 6 for the Blazers.

Now it's on Johnson's take whether to change numbers going into the season or not.